Aston Villa have announced the signing of defender James Chester from West Brom for an undisclosed fee. The defender has penned a four-year deal at Villa Park after just one season at The Hawthorns.
Villa are rebuilding following their relegation from the Premier League but have lost their opening two games this season.
It may not be the rallying cry fans want to hear ahead of the most important North East showdown of modern times. And Benitez accepts a home win could give Newcastle the momentum to haul themselves clear of the relegation zone and leave Sunderland demoralised. But the former Real Madrid coach was brought in for
Chesterfield have extended Cardiff defender Declan John’s loan stay until the end of the campaign. John, 20, who joined the Spireites on a month-long loan deal in February, will stay at the Proact Stadium until May 8.
The Welshman has played five times for Danny Wilson’s side in the last month, while his only appearance